Contact: Dave Schroeder

Director of Communications

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Jennifer Lyell, B&H Trade Book Publisher is pleased to announce that Devin Maddox has been elevated to Publisher of Leadership Books. Prior to this position, Maddox served as Associate Publisher for Strategic Partners at B&H.

Selma Wilson, President of B&H remarked, "I am so thankful to the Lord for the incredible combination of gifts and experience that He has developed in Devin to make him a crucial member of the B&H Trade Books team.” Trade Book Publisher Jennifer Lyell also noted, “Devin has keen insight into content positioning, is a skilled editor, and a great partner for authors who want to develop a publishing ministry. We are thrilled for him to step into a broader role."

In his new role at B&H, Maddox will acquire, develop, and manage books in the leadership category as well as select Christian Living titles.

Maddox is eager for this challenge. "It is an incredible honor to serve alongside such gifted, kingdom-minded authors and colleagues. I eagerly anticipate how God might strategically use B&H to bring glory and honor to His Son in a rapidly changing marketplace."

Maddox holds a M.Div. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and is pursuing a Ph.D. from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He previously served as Internal Communications Specialist for LifeWay Christian Resources. In addition, he served as Research Assistant to the Dean of the School of Theology and Senior Vice President for Academic Administration at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is currently a pastor at Redemption City Church in Franklin, TN in addition to his role at B&H. Devin is married to Cara and has two sons.

B&H Publishing Group, a division of LifeWay Christian Resources, is a team of mission-minded people with a passion for taking God’s Word to the world. Because we believe Every Word Matters™ we seek to provide intentional, Bible-centered content that positively impacts the hearts and minds of people, inspiring them to build a lifelong relationship with Jesus Christ. Among our print and digital releases for the trade, church, and academic markets, titles include The New York Times No. 1 best sellers The Love Dare and The Vow as well as the award-winningHCSB Study Bible.